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Fairhaven in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Donald R. Bernard

1932-1993

 
 
Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
1. Donald R. Bernard Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of
Historian, Author, and Fire Chief
Donald R. Bernard
1932 - 1993


Who led Revolutionary and
Civil War Re-enactments on
this site. His efforts brought
awareness of the significant
role the area has played since
the birth of our nation.
Dedicated on December 11th 1993
By a grateful people of the community.

 
Erected 1993 by Grateful People of the Fairhaven Community.
 
Location. 41° 37.466′ N, 70° 54.13′ W. Marker is in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker can be reached from Fort Street west of Beacon Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. This marker is located near the water front, near the harbor walkway that goes out on the harbor hurricane break, affixed to the front side of the fort's old powder magazine, in the Fort Phoenix State Reservation Park. Marker is in this post office area: Fairhaven MA 02719, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major Israel Fearing (a few steps from this marker); Revolutionary War Cannon (a few steps from this marker); Fort Phoenix
Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
2. Donald R. Bernard Marker
View of the marker affixed an outside stone wall.
(a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Fort Phoenix (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Fort Phoenix (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Phoenix (within shouting distance of this marker); William Bradford (approx. 0.6 miles away); Merrill's Wharf (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fairhaven.
 
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Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
3. Donald R. Bernard Marker
View of the marker affixed to the outside eastern stone wall of the fort's powder magazine (seen just above and to the left of the door).
Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
4. Donald R. Bernard Marker
A more distant view of the marker on the outside eastern wall of the powder magazine.
Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
5. Donald R. Bernard Marker
View of the fort with the marker on the powder magazine, on the right side of the fort.
Donald R. Bernard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 30, 2015
6. Donald R. Bernard Marker
View looking south of the fort, with the powder magazine (where the marker is located) being the stone structure seen on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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